2014 San Diego Veterans Summit

2014 San Diego Veterans Summit

This half-day Summit will afford an opportunity for veterans, company and organization representatives to come together in an educational forum to hear from fellow veterans and professional leaders as well as learn some of the most-effective best practices regarding veteran hiring, transitioning into a civilian workplace along with professional development opportunities. The Summit Agenda will include two (2) panel discussions: one designed for veterans and one designed for employers.

 

Date

May 15, 2014

 

Time

7:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

 

Location

The UPS Store Home Office
6060 Cornerstone Court West
San Diego, CA 92121


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Host

Angela Thompson

Angela
Thompson
West Region, HR Operations Manager
UPS

 

Moderator

Jacqueline Penhos

Jacqueline
Penhos
San Diego, 4th District Representative

Panel Discussion #1: Employer’s Panel

Brigitte Kearney

Brigitte
Kearney
Senior Staffing Specialist
Qualcomm

Liz Henderson

Liz
Henderson
Talent Development/Military Strategist
Bridgepoint Education

Markus Achord

Markus
Achord
Manager, Diversity & Inclusion
Carefusion

Simeon Garriott

Simeon
Garriott
Military Relations Manager – Western Region
Lockheed Martin

 

Panel Discussion #2: Veteran Community Partners

Janis Whitaker

Janis
Whitaker
Program Manager and Facilitator
Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP)

Juliana Mercer

Juliana
Mercer
California Program Manager
Hire America’s Hero’s

Maurice Wilson

Maurice
Wilson
President
National Veterans Transition Services/REBOOT

Mike Ellington

Mike
Ellington
Ombudsman and Volunteer
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

 

Sponsorship

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jacob Tadesse via jacob.tadesse@nationaldiversitycouncil.org

 

Individual Registration — $149

 

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2014 San Diego Veterans Summit